Fallacy Exercise: Fear Mongering Threatens Emotional Intelligence

Fear is a clue to take care, but all too often its warning is false. Future fears are mostly false fears. Improve your Emotional Intelligence by thinking carefully before giving into future fears.  Fearmongering is common but usually made up of false fears. Learn to spot it as you read the news, look at ads, or talk …

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False Logic Undermines Emotional Intelligence: Eight Examples

Critical thinking requires practice. Start by looking for the following thinking errors each day.   The more you spot thinking errors, yours and others, the stronger your Emotional Intelligence grows. We all tend to think with our feelings first; okay most of the time. Not when you find yourself doing things you regret. Feelings are signals.  …

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